Arunachal Pradesh News

Four ITBP personnel killed in landslide in Arunachal

Four ITBP personnel killed in landslide in Arunachal

A boulder rolled down the mountain slope and smashed the mini bus carrying 20 ITBP personnel.

Jun 29, 2018, 20:55 PM IST
Youth Congress organises bike rally to protest against inflation and other issues

Youth Congress organises bike rally to protest against inflation and other issues

The police prohibited the rally from taking off from Nyokumniya hall at Nirjuli along the NH-415 on the ground that the district magistrate had refused it permission.

Jun 16, 2018, 11:38 AM IST
Smart village initiative for Arunachal Pradesh

Smart village initiative for Arunachal Pradesh

The project will focus on solving "pain-points" or challenges in rural segments by developing platforms driven by "open innovation" approaches, a release said.

Jun 14, 2018, 12:52 PM IST
Watch: Miles away from home, Sikh Light Infantry celebrates Bada Khana in Arunachal's Kibithu

Watch: Miles away from home, Sikh Light Infantry celebrates Bada Khana in Arunachal's Kibithu

Miles away from home, the soldiers of Sikh Light Infantry Regiment celebrated Bada Khana in Arunachal Pradesh's Kibithu on Saturday.

Mar 31, 2018, 15:08 PM IST
Eye on China: IAF lands its largest transport aircraft C-17 Globemaster in Arunachal Pradesh's Tuting

Eye on China: IAF lands its largest transport aircraft C-17 Globemaster in Arunachal Pradesh's Tuting

Troops of India and China were locked in a 73-day-long standoff in Doklam from June 16, 2017.

Mar 13, 2018, 22:58 PM IST
Mob drags 2 rape-murder accused out of police station, beats them to death in Arunachal Pradesh

Mob drags 2 rape-murder accused out of police station, beats them to death in Arunachal Pradesh

The mob also tried to set the accused afire but was intervened by security forces.

Feb 20, 2018, 08:10 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi in Arunachal, targets Congress for corruption

PM Narendra Modi in Arunachal, targets Congress for corruption

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on a day-long visit to Arunachal Pradesh and poll-bound Tripura, took a dig at the Congress over what he said was leakage of funds meant for the poor during its rule.

Feb 15, 2018, 13:28 PM IST
3 days to Tripura Assembly polls: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address election rallies

3 days to Tripura Assembly polls: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address election rallies

The Prime Minister will address rallies in Santirbazar of South Tripura and Agartala of West Tripura districts. 

Feb 15, 2018, 07:34 AM IST
Arunachal village Bomja among Asia’s richest, thanks to land acquisition payment by Modi government

Arunachal village Bomja among Asia’s richest, thanks to land acquisition payment by Modi government

A village in Arunachal Pradesh has now become one of the richest villages in Asia, thanks to payments released towards land acquisition in the area by the Union Ministry of Defence. The ministry has

Feb 08, 2018, 10:26 AM IST
Arunachal Pradesh: Over 30 houses gutted in fire

Arunachal Pradesh: Over 30 houses gutted in fire

Over 30 houses and shops were gutted in a fire which broke out in Arunachal Pradesh`s Dirang district on Saturday.

Jan 28, 2018, 08:43 AM IST
Chinese personnel intruded into Arunachal's Tuting area, confronted by Indian troops: Sources

Chinese personnel intruded into Arunachal's Tuting area, confronted by Indian troops: Sources

Chinese road-building teams entered around one kilometre inside Indian territory in Arunachal Pradesh last week.

Jan 03, 2018, 23:05 PM IST
Arunachal Pradesh by-polls results: BJP wins both seat

Arunachal Pradesh by-polls results: BJP wins both seat

BJP has won the Likabali Assembly seat

Dec 24, 2017, 10:04 AM IST
Will find out why the 'sacred' Brahmaputra is turning black: Kiren Rijiju

Will find out why the 'sacred' Brahmaputra is turning black: Kiren Rijiju

Congress MP Ninong Ering had written to PM Modi for his intervention, noting that the water changing its colour was an unusual phenomenon.

Dec 08, 2017, 11:13 AM IST
Murky Siang river takes a toll on wildlife sanctuary in Arunachal Pradesh

Murky Siang river takes a toll on wildlife sanctuary in Arunachal Pradesh

Siang river continues to be murky and polluted, and the water has been deemed unfit for consumption. Construction activity in China upstream has been blamed for the water pollution -  a charge denied

Dec 04, 2017, 21:19 PM IST

Hope Arunachal becomes driver of India's relations with Asean countries: President

President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday said he hoped Arunachal Pradesh will become a driver of India's trade and economic relations with the Asean countries.

Nov 20, 2017, 00:19 AM IST
Powerful 6.9-magnitude quake strikes Tibet, tremor felt in Arunachal

Powerful 6.9-magnitude quake strikes Tibet, tremor felt in Arunachal

The quake reportedly occurred around 4 am and its epicentre was located in Tibet's Nyingchi prefecture. 

Nov 18, 2017, 07:26 AM IST
Dramatic video captures moment IAF chopper crashes in Arunachal, killing 7

Dramatic video captures moment IAF chopper crashes in Arunachal, killing 7

The Mi-17 V5 chopper was flying to Yangtse to drop off kerosene jerry cans at a forward Army camp when it crashed around 6 AM near Tawang on October 6.

Oct 30, 2017, 00:18 AM IST

Tibetans aren't demanding Indian citizenship: Arunachal CM

Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Saturday said that Tibetans were not demanding Indian citizenship.

Oct 07, 2017, 16:58 PM IST
Arunachal Pradesh: Earthquake with magnitude 4.2 hits Lohit

Arunachal Pradesh: Earthquake with magnitude 4.2 hits Lohit

A mild earthquake with magnitude 4.2 hit Arunachal Pradesh's Lohit district on Friday morning. 

Oct 06, 2017, 11:27 AM IST
Indian Air Force chopper crashes in Arunachal Pradesh, 7 dead

Indian Air Force chopper crashes in Arunachal Pradesh, 7 dead

Seven people, including five officers and 2 Army jawans, were onboard the Mil Mi-17 helicopter when the crash took place.

Oct 06, 2017, 10:34 AM IST

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